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Carol Warren

Carol Warren is the author of Adat and Dinas: Balinese Communities in the Indonesian State and coeditor, with John F. McCarthy, of Community, Environment and Local Governance in Indonesia.

Listed in: Asian Studies · Southeast Asian Studies · Agricultural and Food Policy · Southeast Asian History · Asia · Southeastern Asia · Indonesia

Cover of 'Land for the People'

Land for the People
The State and Agrarian Conflict in Indonesia
Edited by Anton Lucas and Carol Warren

Half of Indonesia’s massive population still lives on farms, and for these tens of millions of people the revolutionary promise of land reform remains largely unfulfilled. The Basic Agrarian Law, enacted in the wake of the Indonesian revolution, was supposed to provide access to land and equitable returns for peasant farmers. But fifty years later, the law’s objectives of social justice have not been achieved.Land

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